Tokugawa Museum

Travel Guide - Tokugawa Museum


Tokugawa Museum is on the site where a vice shogun Tokugawa Mitsukuni's teahouse Kochintei was used to be.
The museum exhibits varieties of expensive holdings over 30,000 collections left by the first Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu and a branch of the Tokugawa clan based in Mito including Mitsukuni.
In particular, the Mitsukuni's pillbox is very popular thanks to the famous TV drama show "Mito Komon".

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 16:30
  • 10:00 - 17:00 (Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays)


  • Mondays

Access / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes from JR Mito Station by the bus bound for Sakuragawa-nishi-danchi or Sakuranomaki-koukou. Get off at Mikawa-nichome Bus stop.

Address / Location

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The Battle of Hitokotozaka in which
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